Perl/CPAN v. Ruby ?

Dave Cross dave at
Wed Mar 8 10:28:45 GMT 2006

Stephen Collyer wrote:
> Does anyone know of any web-accessible comparisons of (or
> have any personal experience of) development in Ruby and Perl.
> I'm particularly interested in how far a Perl person would get
> in Ruby before starting to pine for CPAN.

I don't have any interesting input, but it's a topic I'm very interested in.

I had an idea to start by looking at Phalanx[1] and seeing what Ruby 
support was like for those 100 modules.

I may well still get round to doing this if I ever get any more spare time.




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